Canoe.com

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Canoe.com is an English-language Canadian portal site and website network, and is a subsidiary of Postmedia Network.[3] The phrase Canadian Online Explorer[2] appears in the header; the name is also evidently a play on words on canoe (or canoë in French).

Canoe.com
Canoe logo.svg
French version logo
Type of site
Web portal
Available inEnglish, French
OwnerPostmedia Network and Quebecor Media
URLwww.canoe.com
LaunchedFebruary 4, 1996; 26 years ago (1996-02-04)[1][2]

Canoe's head office is in Toronto at 333 King Street East.[2]

At launch, Canoe was a joint venture between Sun Media (Toronto Sun Publishing Corp.) and Rogers Communications (Rogers Multi-Media Inc.) though Rogers sold its shares of Canoe to BCE Inc. within its first year.[4]

At the height of its popularity, Canoe had both English and French language version and owned a significant number of websites, including JAM! and the Sun Media newspaper sites.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Canoe.com WHOIS, DNS, & Domain Info - DomainTools". WHOIS. Retrieved 2016-08-05.
  2. ^ a b c "Canoe | Celebs - Trends - Travel - News - Tech | Videos | Autos". Archived from the original on 2015-04-26.
  3. ^ "Sale of Sun Media Corporation's English-language Operations to Postmedia Closes". quebecor.com. 2015-04-13. Retrieved 2021-07-28.
  4. ^ "Welcome to CANOE!". Canoe.com (via The Wayback Machine. 1996-10-19. Archived from the original on 19 October 1996. Retrieved 2022-06-18.